The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Sussex region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 55 64 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.24% 16.20% 13.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.57% 16.80% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 36 55
Average daily rate
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£313 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £38.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
332 381 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 91.97% 96.46% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 255 338
Average daily rate £320 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 37 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.44 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.98 £39.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
South East

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -3 18 £313 -10.71% 13
Gatwick +8 11 £328 -18.12% 2
Horsham +3 5 £250 -28.57% 7
Worthing -3 4 £313 - 3
East Grinstead - 2 £356 - 1
Chichester - 2 £275 - 5
Haywards Heath - 1 - - 7
Lancing - - - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
Burgess Hill - - - - 1
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 36 (42.35%) HTML
2 32 (37.65%) CSS
3 31 (36.47%) JavaScript
4 29 (34.12%) .NET
5 28 (32.94%) C#
6 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
7 26 (30.59%) SQL
8 25 (29.41%) jQuery
9 21 (24.71%) HTML5
10 18 (21.18%) PHP
10 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET
11 16 (18.82%) MVC
11 16 (18.82%) CSS3
12 15 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (17.65%) WCF
13 14 (16.47%) MySQL
13 14 (16.47%) VB.NET
14 13 (15.29%) Linux
15 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (11.76%) Ajax
16 10 (11.76%) Web Services
16 10 (11.76%) OO
16 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
17 9 (10.59%) T-SQL
17 9 (10.59%) Marketing
17 9 (10.59%) .NET Framework
17 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
18 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (9.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 7 (8.24%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.06%) IIS
3 5 (5.88%) nginx
3 5 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.53%) Node.js
4 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.53%) Apache
5 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.35%) Drupal
6 1 (1.18%) Confluence
6 1 (1.18%) OpenEdge
6 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.71%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.18%) MS Office
5 1 (1.18%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.18%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Intranet
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (16.47%) MySQL
4 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.06%) DTS
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.35%) MS Access
8 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.18%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.18%) Ingres
8 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.06%) Subversion
3 5 (5.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (3.53%) Sublime Text
4 3 (3.53%) NUnit
4 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.35%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.35%) JIRA
6 1 (1.18%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.18%) PVCS
General
1 9 (10.59%) Marketing
2 6 (7.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) Local Government
3 1 (1.18%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (42.35%) HTML
2 32 (37.65%) CSS
3 29 (34.12%) .NET
4 25 (29.41%) jQuery
5 21 (24.71%) HTML5
6 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET
7 16 (18.82%) CSS3
8 15 (17.65%) WCF
9 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (11.76%) Ajax
10 10 (11.76%) Web Services
11 9 (10.59%) .NET Framework
12 8 (9.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (8.24%) Symfony
13 7 (8.24%) Smarty
13 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (7.06%) AngularJS
14 6 (7.06%) Backbone.js
15 4 (4.71%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) W3C
2 2 (2.35%) GIS
3 1 (1.18%) Statistics
3 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Linux
2 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.53%) Android
3 3 (3.53%) UNIX
3 3 (3.53%) Windows
4 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) MVC
2 10 (11.76%) OO
3 7 (8.24%) Email Marketing
4 6 (7.06%) CRM
5 5 (5.88%) Web Development
5 5 (5.88%) OO PHP
6 4 (4.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.71%) Web Design
6 4 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.53%) TDD
7 3 (3.53%) BDD
7 3 (3.53%) Android Development
7 3 (3.53%) iOS Development
8 2 (2.35%) Data Transformation
8 2 (2.35%) User Experience Design
8 2 (2.35%) Time Management
8 2 (2.35%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (2.35%) Workflow
8 2 (2.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.47%) JavaScript
2 28 (32.94%) C#
3 26 (30.59%) SQL
4 18 (21.18%) PHP
5 14 (16.47%) VB.NET
6 9 (10.59%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.24%) PHP5
8 6 (7.06%) Java
9 3 (3.53%) C
10 2 (2.35%) VB
10 2 (2.35%) VB6
11 1 (1.18%) VBA
11 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.18%) C++
11 1 (1.18%) VBScript
11 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.24%) Rackspace
3 6 (7.06%) Zoho
3 6 (7.06%) Sage
4 4 (4.71%) Informatica
4 4 (4.71%) Zend
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle
5 3 (3.53%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.35%) SAP
6 2 (2.35%) Adobe
7 1 (1.18%) Capita
7 1 (1.18%) JBoss
7 1 (1.18%) Cognos
7 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
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